Archive for October, 2010

Halloween in Washington, D.C.
[ 1 ] October 20, 2010 |

Halloween in Washington, D.C.

  It’s that time of year to step outside yourself and transform into your favorite alter-ego.  Halloween.  Washington, D.C. is the place to be during this time of the year because almost everyone is competing to see who can snag the best costume prize.  If you have not found a place to show off your […]

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Etiquette Tuesday:  It’s a Deal
[ 1 ] October 19, 2010 |

Etiquette Tuesday: It’s a Deal

Some of the top business deals are struck over lunch and dinner.  Take for example one of the top headlines of the week:  Steve Jobs Pings Mark Zuckerberg for dinner.  This dinner could have essentially led to a billion dollar deal which will effect over 1 billion Apple and Facebook users.  Knowing the differences between […]

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World Tour: The Barbecue Capital of the World
[ 0 ] October 15, 2010 |

World Tour: The Barbecue Capital of the World

First thing’s first- let me define “barbecue.”  In the context of this post (and the way I was brought up) “barbecue” refers to pulled pork that has been slowly cooked, seasoned, basted, chopped and consumed.  It’s insanely appetizing- especially when topped with barbecue’s “fine wine,” Texas Pete and followed by the liquid crack that is […]

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Five Reasons to be Excited About Fall
[ 0 ] October 13, 2010 |

Five Reasons to be Excited About Fall

1. B. Smith’s- Oldie but goodie of the District that features a Fall menu reminiscent of time spent in the Bayou. Stick with the fried chicken livers and the Bourbon St. Bread Pudding. Superb. 2. Restaurant Ris- Just because the weather is pushing us indoors does not mean we should miss out on people watching […]

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Etiquette Tuesday:  Leave the Drama in the Rolls…
[ 0 ] October 12, 2010 |

Etiquette Tuesday: Leave the Drama in the Rolls…

Last night I did something I have not done in a long time:  watch TV.  When it’s warm, I stay glued to outdoor activities…when it’s cold, I am glued to the TV.  My guilty pleasure (*The Real Housewives of Atlanta) inspired this weeks Etiquette Tuesday.  That’s the thing about reality tv…it gives false impressions of […]

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